General Santos City, Philippines – April 29, 2024 – In commemoration of the World Day for Occupational Safety and Health at Work, Sarangani Vice Governor and PCOM Soccsksargen Chapter President, Dr. Elmer T. De Peralta, led a gathering of representatives from various agencies at Robinson’s Place Gensan. The event, held on April 29, 2024, aimed to celebrate and promote the significance of worker safety and health.

Themed “Kaligtasan at Kalusugan sa Kamay ng Manggagawang Heneral,” the event underscored the crucial role of ensuring the safety and health of workers. A key moment of the event was the signing of a Partnership Agreement between the OSH Compliance Office and Development Partners. This agreement, signed by DokVice Elmer De Peralta and representatives from the International Labour Organization, Department of Labor and Employment XII, Occupational Safety Health Center XII, Department of Health XII, Local Government Unit of General Santos City, Occupational Safety and Health Compliance Office, and Sangguniang Kabataan – General Santos City, signifies a united commitment to enhance occupational safety and health standards in the SOX region.

Dr. Elmer T. De Peralta, also known as DokVice, expressed his dedication to this cause, stating, “Safety and health in the workplace are paramount. This partnership marks a significant step towards ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for all.”

The event concluded with a reaffirmation of the commitment to promoting and upholding occupational safety and health standards, emphasizing the importance of collective efforts in achieving this goal.

This is #DokVice Elmer T. De Peralta, at your service.